Physical Computing – Introduction to Arduino, Aug. 22

Please join AIA|DC’s Technology Committee for a half-day interactive introduction to Arduino and Firefly. During this program, the presenter will focus on physical computing devices that impact the profession of architecture and will investigate the infrastructure that makes them possible. Participants will then begin to build their own prototypes under the guidance of the instructor.

Requirements:
A basic understanding of Rhinoceros and Grasshopper is helpful, but not required. Arduino software is required for this seminar. To purchase a starter pack, please click here.

About the presenter:
Brent White, Assoc. AIA, is a designer with Cannon Design, an adjunct faculty at the UMD School of Architecture Planning & Preservation and a member of the AIA-DC Technology Committee. He has a background in physical computing and architecture where he has built several parametric platforms for virtually engaging in the creation of space.

WHEN: Saturday, Aug. 22, 10.00am-12.00pm
WHERE: District Architecture Center, 421 7th Street NW, Washington, DC 20004
PRICE: Students & Assoc. AIA members: $60 // AIA & DAC members: $100 // Non-members: $140 // Registration required via AIA|DC
Continuing Education Credits (CEUs): 4.0 LUs

Organized by: The AIA|DC Technology Committee | Hosted by: District Architecture Center | Sponsored by: Microdesk

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